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El Morro

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"An absolute must when visiting Old San Juan. El Morro was built from the 1500s-1700s. The fort was to protect the island from attackers approaching from sea. El Morro is open 7 days a week 9:30am-4:30pm. Entrance fee is $10 for adults. Children under the age of 15 is free. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes when visiting, there will be a lot of walking. "
"A representative landmark of Puerto Rico's colonial legacy, the Castillo San Felipe del Morro, or El Morro for short, is an impressive citadel"
"A must-see in the historic district! El Morro served as a fortress and a U.S. military base during the two World Wars. "

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